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Country Duck Pate

Ingredients
  • 20 dried apricots
  • 1 cup cognac
  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil, or duck fat
  • 1 medium onion, minced
  • 2 medium shallots, minced
  • 6 cloves garlic, minced
  • 4 large eggs, lightly beaten
  • 3 tablespoons coarse salt
  • 1 tablespoon freshly ground pepper
  • 1 tablespoon dried thyme
  • 2 teaspoons ground allspice
  • 2 pounds boneless pork shoulder, finely ground and chilled
  • 2 pounds fresh fatback, finely ground and chilled
  • 1 1/2 pounds skinless, boneless duck breast, finely ground and chilled, plus 1/2 pound, cut into strips
  • 1 pound skinless, boneless chicken breast, finely ground, and chilled
  • 2 apples, peeled, cored, and finely ground
  • 1 pound caul fat, rinsed and patted dry, or thinly sliced fresh fatback
  • 3/4 cup unsalted pistachios, toasted
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Chesapeake Bay Snack Mix

Time:1 hour
Ingredients
  • 6 cups crisp corn, rice cereal, such as Crispix or Chex
  • 3 cups thin pretzel sticks
  • 3 cups oyster crackers
  • 2 cups roasted unsalted peanuts
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, melted
  • 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 tablespoons plus 2 teaspoons Old Bay Seasoning
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 2 teaspoons hot-pepper sauce, such as Tabasco
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Vegetable Sushi

Ingredients
  • 1 1/4 pounds (about 2 3/4 cups) sushi rice, rinsed under cold running water
  • 1/4 cup mirin, plus more for nori
  • 6 sheets nori
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons wasabi paste
  • 1 medium carrot, peeled and cut into 1/4-inch-by-3-inch matchsticks
  • 1 red bell pepper, cut into 1/4-inch-by-3-inch matchsticks
  • 2 stalks celery, strings removed, cut into 1/4-inch-by-3-inch matchsticks
  • 1 scallion, cut into 1/4-inch-by-3-inch matchsticks
  • 4 ounces pickled ginger
  • Sushi Dipping Sauce
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Marinated Fresh Goat Cheese

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Drunken Cranberries

Other Ideas:
Cranberries, Fruit sauce, Rum
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Blue-Cheese-Stuffed Olives

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Warm Mixed Nuts

Other Ideas:
Appetizers, Nuts
Ingredients
  • 5 cups mixed nuts, such as walnuts, cashews, almonds, pecans, and hazelnuts
  • t tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
  • 2 small shallots, thinly sliced crosswise into rings to yield about 1/4 cup
  • 3 garlic cloves, thinly sliced lengthwise
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 1/4 cup coarsely chopped fresh rosemary
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1 tablespoon firmly packed dark-brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon coarse salt
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Taro Chips

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